Service/Procedure Summary

This surgical procedure to remove skin cancer (melanoma lesion) is performed in an operating room.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
42 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
43 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
63 days
38 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
17 days
17 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
66 days
38 days
Halifax
41 days
33 days
Halifax
38 days
18 days
Dartmouth
28 days
28 days
Bridgewater
18 days
56 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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64 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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34 days
New Waterford
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
20 days
16 days
Dartmouth
18 days
15 days
Halifax
18 days
13 days
Halifax
13 days
13 days
Bridgewater
8 days
35 days
Antigonish
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Halifax
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Halifax
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46 days
Halifax
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Sydney
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Halifax
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17 days
New Waterford
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Truro
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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